Thor Power Tool Co. & Speedway MFG Co., est. 1886

Thor Speed Drill

Museum Artifact: Thor Speed Drill, type 201, c. 1956

Made By: Speedway Manufacturing Co. (division of Thor Power Tool Co.), 1834-1875 S. 52nd Ave. (Laramie Ave.)., Cicero, IL

Research is underway on this one and a full write-up will be coming soon.

4 thoughts on “Thor Power Tool Co. & Speedway MFG Co., est. 1886

  1. My father William Sopusek was the Speedway Mfg. Co. office manager and company secretary in the 1940 & 1950 era. I remember very little of that time, but he was still there during the Thor era in La Grange Park.

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